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Tribune Chronicle
Toxicology report questioned in Russell Lauer III caseRussell Lauer III, 43, 4676 state Route 5, appeared Monday before Trumbull Coun
Toxicology report questioned in Russell Lauer III case
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
Russell Lauer III, 43, 4676 state Route 5, appeared Monday before Trumbull County Common Pleas Judge Peter J. Kontos, who approved attorney Brenden Keating's request for a consultant to take a look at the report of the defendant's blood-alcohol level... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren may face November vote on income tax hike2015 decision to lower the number of ranking police potions. In addition, the
Warren may face November vote on income tax hike
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
2015 decision to lower the number of ranking police potions. In addition, the city combined its dispatch center with the Trumbull County 911 system, which, when fully implemented will save an estimated $450,000 a year. The city also cited... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Report: Man charged pedestrian’s death had drugs, alcohol in systemand Lauer’s attorney plan to employ toxicology experts. His trial is scheduled
Report: Man charged pedestrian’s death had drugs, alcohol in system
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 hours ago
and Lauer’s attorney plan to employ toxicology experts. His trial is scheduled for Sept. 26. Judge Peter Kontos of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court approved a request today to allow Atty. Brendan Keating, who represents Lauer, 43, to hire... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Mon. 7:35 p.m.: Income tax increase proposed in Warrenin the police and fire departments, which are the city's two largest budgets.
Mon. 7:35 p.m.: Income tax increase proposed in Warren
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
in the police and fire departments, which are the city's two largest budgets. Council must meet an Aug. 10 deadline at the Trumbull County Board of Elections for the request to be placed on the Nov. 8 ballot. It's expected they will start the... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Bazetta man Edwin Niemi saw aftermath of WWII during his careerthis barrel." Though he could have continued, he opted to return to his wife i
Bazetta man Edwin Niemi saw aftermath of WWII during his career
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
this barrel." Though he could have continued, he opted to return to his wife in 1954, whom he married in 1953, at home in Trumbull County. He joined Wean Engineering in Warren. But he wasn't home for long, and he moved with Eileen to Europe for 10... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Bazetta man Edward Niemi saw aftermath of WWII during his careerthis barrel." Though he could have continued, he opted to return to his wife i
Bazetta man Edward Niemi saw aftermath of WWII during his career
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
this barrel." Though he could have continued, he opted to return to his wife in 1954, whom he married in 1953, at home in Trumbull County. He joined Wean Engineering in Warren. But he wasn't home for long, and he moved with Eileen to Europe for 10... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Exhibit picks up steam in GeaugaMonday of each month. Call 330-399-2612. To reach the 24-hour information refe
Exhibit picks up steam in Geauga
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Monday of each month. Call 330-399-2612. To reach the 24-hour information referral and crisis intervention service in Trumbull County, call Trumbull 211 at 330-393-1565 or 211. Call Trumbull 211 or Help Hotline at 330-747-2696 or 800-427-3606... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Remember to add vaccines to list of back-to-school shoppingup clear to the middle of September," said Rita Spahlinger, the public health n
Remember to add vaccines to list of back-to-school shopping
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
up clear to the middle of September," said Rita Spahlinger, the public health nurse and immunization coordinator with the Trumbull County Combined Health District. Children entering kindergarten in Ohio are required to have five doses of... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Second annual Mud Monster run raises money for United Waytemperatures in the 80s and 90s over the past few weeks, running and being cake
Second annual Mud Monster run raises money for United Way
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
temperatures in the 80s and 90s over the past few weeks, running and being caked in mud is cooling. About 103 people from Trumbull County, and areas from Cincinnati to New York, gathered at Yankee Lake Saturday morning to participate in the second... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Farm to table dinners are part of a larger mission to attract people from Youngstown, Boardman, Canfield and beyond to rural Kinsmandinners will allow guests to celebrate the agricultural importance of the area.
Farm to table dinners are part of a larger mission to attract people from Youngstown, Boardman, Canfield and beyond to rural Kinsman
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
dinners will allow guests to celebrate the agricultural importance of the area. “This area is really the bread basket for Trumbull County,” he said. “Agriculture is a huge enterprise here, and we are excited at the idea of taking time to celebrate... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Outdoors notebook | Nation’s top shooters competing in Port ClintonWildlife Area. August drawing dates also are scheduled for waterfowl hunting o
Outdoors notebook | Nation’s top shooters competing in Port Clinton
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Wildlife Area. August drawing dates also are scheduled for waterfowl hunting opportunities at Mosquito Creek Reservoir in Trumbull County, at LaDue Reservoir in Geauga County and at Mogadore Reservoir in Portage County. For details, phone the Ohio... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Letters to the editorDEAR EDITOR: As a volunteer member of the Trumbull County Mental Health Board
Letters to the editor
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DEAR EDITOR: As a volunteer member of the Trumbull County Mental Health Board for nearly 17 years, one of my responsibilities is to commit to improve the well being of our community by advocating for an effective, efficient and quality system of... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Area’s Democratic delegates descend on Philly for national conventionsouthern Mahoning County is sending four delegates to Philadelphia. The 14th D
Area’s Democratic delegates descend on Philly for national convention
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
southern Mahoning County is sending four delegates to Philadelphia. The 14th District, which includes the northern tier of Trumbull County, has four delegates and one alternate. DiCristofaro said delegates are responsible for paying for their own... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Locals react to Clinton's VP pick of KaineHowever, Trumbull County Democratic Party Chairman Dan Polivka said he was hopi
Locals react to Clinton's VP pick of Kaine
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
However, Trumbull County Democratic Party Chairman Dan Polivka said he was hoping that U.S. Rep Timothy Ryan, D-Howland, would have been on the short list. "His youth and vision has been a shot in the arm for Trumbull County and the entire Mahoning... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
noteworthyESTABLISHED: The Richard McGrath Jr. Fund has been established by the Mikeyfied
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Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
ESTABLISHED: The Richard McGrath Jr. Fund has been established by the Mikeyfied Fund and has received donations from the Trumbull County commissioners, which was money raised from ''Dress Down Days'' where employees would pay $1 to wear jeans to... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Chalk on the walk on Courthouse Square in Warrenhas chalk wiped away from her face by her mother, Lori Cain, during the annual
Chalk on the walk on Courthouse Square in Warren
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
has chalk wiped away from her face by her mother, Lori Cain, during the annual Chalk on the Walk at Courthouse Square Friday afternoon. This was Adley's first time at Chalk on the Walk, which is sponsored by the Fine Arts Council of Trumbull Co... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull engineer's ethics casea public contract and various possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for publ
Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull engineer's ethics case
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
a public contract and various possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for public officials, according to an entry filed in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. The appointment comes a little more than a month after a request from Trumbull County... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Special prosecutor to handle allegations against Trumbull engineerillegal activity by Niles government officials and others is appointed to prose
Special prosecutor to handle allegations against Trumbull engineer
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
illegal activity by Niles government officials and others is appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Water main break leaves Sharon area drySouthington sends two to the hospital The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating
Water main break leaves Sharon area dry
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
Southington sends two to the hospital The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a two car crash that injured two people in Trumbull County. The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a two car crash that injured two people in Trumbull County. First... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendarof each month. All-you-can-eat breakfast served on first Saturday of every mont
OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendar
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
of each month. All-you-can-eat breakfast served on first Saturday of every month. 330-332-9847; www.salemhuntingclub.com. TRUMBULL COUNTY ROD & GUN CLUB: Hunter Education Course, 5-9 p.m. For more information, call 330-372-7630 or 330-372-6944.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Salem woman in Munich during terror attackSouthington sends two to the hospital The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating
Salem woman in Munich during terror attack
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
Southington sends two to the hospital The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a two car crash that injured two people in Trumbull County. The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a two car crash that injured two people in Trumbull County. First... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
AG investigating Trumbull engineerillegal activity by Niles government officials and others is appointed to prose
AG investigating Trumbull engineer
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
illegal activity by Niles government officials and others is appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Special prosecutor looking into allegations against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smithallegations into wrongdoing by Niles officials is now appointed to prosecute an
Special prosecutor looking into allegations against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
allegations into wrongdoing by Niles officials is now appointed to prosecute any criminal charges that may be filed against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Fri. 12:50 p.m.: Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull County Engineer investigationWARREN - A special prosecutor has been appointed in what is being called an "on
Fri. 12:50 p.m.: Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull County Engineer investigation
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
WARREN - A special prosecutor has been appointed in what is being called an "on-going investigation" of Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith by the Ohio Ethics Commission. Allegations of illegal activity by Smith that are being investigated include... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Power outages reported throughout the Valleyarea, near Webb Road, is awaiting a repair crew, according to Ohio Edison. Powe
Power outages reported throughout the Valley
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
area, near Webb Road, is awaiting a repair crew, according to Ohio Edison. Power there also is expected to be back on by 12 p.m. Several outages also were reported in Trumbull County. Ohio Edison also is estimating a 12 p.m. repair ti... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge rules David DeChristofaro’s conviction records will be sealedStaff report A visiting judge has ruled that the records related to the convic
Judge rules David DeChristofaro’s conviction records will be sealed
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
Staff report A visiting judge has ruled that the records related to the conviction of former Trumbull County Engineer David DeChristofaro shall be sealed. The records relate to DeChristofaro’s July 2011 conviction on charges of felony theft and... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Local Democratic leader’s daughter elected to Warren City Councilwere cast by six of the seven eligible 5th Ward precinct committee representati
Local Democratic leader’s daughter elected to Warren City Council
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
were cast by six of the seven eligible 5th Ward precinct committee representatives at the party headquarters at Trumbull County Business College in Warren. Polivka won four of the six votes, beating four other candidates, including John... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Ex-Chief Engineer David DeChristofaro's criminal record sealedIn a filing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Judge Richard Reinbold order
Ex-Chief Engineer David DeChristofaro's criminal record sealed
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
In a filing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Judge Richard Reinbold ordered all official records pertaining to DeChristofaro's case be sealed and expunged. The judge also asked the clerk to send a copy of his July 18 order to other agencies,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Local republicans are prepared to endorse Trumpmirror. Well, you, the mirror and the Lord. That's the way I look at it," Kasic
Local republicans are prepared to endorse Trump
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
mirror. Well, you, the mirror and the Lord. That's the way I look at it," Kasich said. Kathi Creed said tensions in the Trumbull County Republican Party are high. The party chairman filed a lawsuit against one of the party's candidates running... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Trump vows – again – to save Americaabout their candidates and we leave more united. I’d say about 90 percent are b
Trump vows – again – to save America
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
about their candidates and we leave more united. I’d say about 90 percent are backing him.” But his wife, Kathi, a former Trumbull County Republican Party chairwoman, said, “My prayer is we walk out of here in good shape. As far as being united, I... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Thurs. 7:15 pm: Local party leader's daughter elected to Warren CouncilWARREN - Danielle Polivka, daughter of Trumbull County Commissioner and Trumbul
Thurs. 7:15 pm: Local party leader's daughter elected to Warren Council
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
WARREN - Danielle Polivka, daughter of Trumbull County Commissioner and Trumbull County Democratic party chairman Dan Polivka, was elected by a majority vote as the 5th Ward council representative on Thursday. "I probably decided I was going to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Democrats pick Danielle Polivka to complete 5th Ward term on Warren City Councilthe next 18 months have allowed her to “follow in the footsteps of my father.”
Democrats pick Danielle Polivka to complete 5th Ward term on Warren City Council
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
the next 18 months have allowed her to “follow in the footsteps of my father.” Her father is Dan Polivka, chairman of the Trumbull County Democratic Party and a Trumbull County commissioner who was first elected to Warren City council when he was... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Calif. man faces drunken-driving charge in I-80 crashmore than four times the legal limit for driving a commercial vehicle, which is
Calif. man faces drunken-driving charge in I-80 crash
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
more than four times the legal limit for driving a commercial vehicle, which is .04, the patrol said. He was taken to the Trumbull County Jail and will be arraigned today in Girard Municipal Court. The crash closed the right lane of traffic for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Attorneys for Danny Lee Hill say bite-mark evidence was relevant to his murder convictionevidence throughout both the guilt and mitigation phases, and did so again duri
Attorneys for Danny Lee Hill say bite-mark evidence was relevant to his murder conviction
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
evidence throughout both the guilt and mitigation phases, and did so again during the state court appeals,” the filing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court said. The unreliability of bite-mark evidence has been cited by Hill’s attorneys as the... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
YSU students: Not easy being a young Republicanthe votes in person and to actually be there, among them," Pretoka said. McGee
YSU students: Not easy being a young Republican
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
the votes in person and to actually be there, among them," Pretoka said. McGee, the granddaughter of former chair of the Trumbull County Republican Party Kathi Creed, said she is on the local party's central committee and is familiar with the... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Ex-funeral home chief McClurkin pleads guilty in scamMcClurkin appeared before Trumbull County Judge W. Wyatt McKay, who ordered a b
Ex-funeral home chief McClurkin pleads guilty in scam
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
McClurkin appeared before Trumbull County Judge W. Wyatt McKay, who ordered a background investigation before pronouncing sentence. McClurkin's plea headed off a scheduled Aug. 29 trial. He pleaded guilty to theft from an elderly person or disabled... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
That’s a fair question about dairy cowsOur family and many other families are involved in 4-H in our county and the Tr
That’s a fair question about dairy cows
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Our family and many other families are involved in 4-H in our county and the Trumbull County Fair. The week of the fair was like the finish of a race after months of preparation. An exhausting week but one filled with fun and opportunities. Beyond... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Girard funeral director pleads guilty to 11 charges, could get prison timearrangements. Robert McClurkin, 51, of South State Street in Girard, will be s
Former Girard funeral director pleads guilty to 11 charges, could get prison time
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
arrangements. Robert McClurkin, 51, of South State Street in Girard, will be sentenced later by Judge W. Wyatt McKay of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court and could get three years in prison if he fails to make full restitution to his victims,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Convention EVENTSfinale reception for Ohio delegation at 11:15 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton. So
Convention EVENTS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
finale reception for Ohio delegation at 11:15 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton. Sources: Ohio Republican Party, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman campaign, Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, Trumbull County Republican Party, Mahoning County Repub... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Wed. 10 pm: Former funeral home director pleads guiltyto 11 felony counts linked to a pre-need funeral scam perpetrated by he and his
Wed. 10 pm: Former funeral home director pleads guilty
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
to 11 felony counts linked to a pre-need funeral scam perpetrated by he and his brother Patrick. McClurkin appeared before Trumbull County Judge W. Wyatt McKay, who ordered a background investigation before pronouncing sentence. McClurkin's plea... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
I-80 semi crash leads to OVI chargesLIBERTY - A California truck driver is at the Trumbull County Jail on a drunk d
I-80 semi crash leads to OVI charges
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
LIBERTY - A California truck driver is at the Trumbull County Jail on a drunk driving charge after the semi he was driving flipped onto its side Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 80 near the Belmont Avenue exit. A trooper from the Warren post of the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
funeral home director pleads guilty, could get 3 yearsarrangements. Robert McClurkin, 51, of South State Street in Girard, will be s
funeral home director pleads guilty, could get 3 years
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
arrangements. Robert McClurkin, 51, of South State Street in Girard, will be sentenced later by Judge W. Wyatt McKay of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court and could get three years in prison if he fails to make full restitution to his victims,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mahoning County receives $2.9M in fed funding to remove lead hazards from homessafer homes for low and very low-income families with children. The county wil
Mahoning County receives $2.9M in fed funding to remove lead hazards from homes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
safer homes for low and very low-income families with children. The county will work with its partners including the Trumbull County Planning Commission, the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley, city of Youngstown's Community... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mud Monster 5K to benefit United WayUnited Way of Mercer County, Pa., and Trumbull County will host their annual Mu
Mud Monster 5K to benefit United Way
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
United Way of Mercer County, Pa., and Trumbull County will host their annual Mud Monster 5K Saturday at Yankee Lake, 1800 state Route 7 NE. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. and the event begins at 9. A one-mile obstacle race for Lil’ Mud Monsters ages 5 to 13... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
AgendaThursday at safety service complex. NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet
Agenda
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday at safety service complex. NEWTON FALLS BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. Thursday at the board meeting room. TRUMBULL COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY Executive Board will meet 4 p.m. today at offices, 640 N. River Road,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Charges dropped in deathBranden D. Cagley, 30, 1780 Lucretia Drive, was not indicted by a Trumbull Coun
Charges dropped in death
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Branden D. Cagley, 30, 1780 Lucretia Drive, was not indicted by a Trumbull County grand jury, and was among eight cases that were no billed on Tuesday. The grand jury also returned 31 indictments, including one secret. Cagley was taken into custody... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Howland historian recalls 1968 RNCthe city of Cleveland is literally locked down under the security of near marti
Howland historian recalls 1968 RNC
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the city of Cleveland is literally locked down under the security of near martial law." In 1968, Taiclet was active in the Trumbull County Republican Party, notarizing candidate petitions. He said he was working with Ray Bliss, a former state party... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Grand jury does not indict Liberty man in fatal shooting of step-grandfatherA Trumbull County grand jury has declined to indict a Liberty Township man on a
Grand jury does not indict Liberty man in fatal shooting of step-grandfather
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
A Trumbull County grand jury has declined to indict a Liberty Township man on a felony murder charge in the death of his stepgrandfather. Police arrested Branden Cagley, 30, on May 1 in the killing of James W. Phillips, 81, of the same township... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Convention EVENTSfinale reception for Ohio delegation at 11:15 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton. So
Convention EVENTS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
finale reception for Ohio delegation at 11:15 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton. Sources: Ohio Republican Party, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman campaign, Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, Trumbull County Republican Party, Mahoning County Repub... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Some Valley Republicans bemoan Kasich's snub of Trumpa distraction right now. People are talking about it. But once the week progres
Some Valley Republicans bemoan Kasich's snub of Trump
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
a distraction right now. People are talking about it. But once the week progresses, we’ll move on to another issue.” Trumbull County Republican Party Chairman Randy Law of Warren, who was at Kasich’s Tuesday event, said the governor’s not... Read more
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